In the U.S., women make up a substantial majority of students and postdoctoral researchers in public health, suggesting that most candidates for faculty positions in the field should also be female, said Meredith Rosenthal, professor of health economics and policy and senior associate dean for academic affairs at Harvard Chan School.
At a time when the nation is faced with traumatic experiences that one of the country’s emerging musical talents is uplifting the nation with heart-warming music.
Oblivious of the challenges facing children in Nigeria, TV Girl, Mercy Alexander, and founder of RhanaMerzy is reaching out to society to help underprivileged children in the country. “Giving back to society”, a watchword of hers, is taking the communities… Read More ›
Pervasive levels of poverty, protracted conflicts and complex humanitarian emergencies have led to stagnation in reducing the global out-of-school rate over the past decade, prompting the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to call for more investments. With 11.5 per cent… Read More ›
Trafficking in persons (TiP) and smuggling of migrants (SoM) directly affect ACP (African, Caribbean and the Pacific Group of States) countries and their European Union counterparts. Both constitute lucrative and difficult to trace multi-billion dollar businesses whose scale is difficult… Read More ›
“Millions of children have seen their lives swept away by these devastating floods,” said Jean Gough, UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia.
Child marriage deeply affects child brides, their children, their families, and even countries. Ending it is a target under the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Women with higher urinary concentrations of a common type of flame retardant had reduced likelihood of clinical pregnancy and live birth than those with lower concentrations, according to researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The study, conducted in… Read More ›
The top United Nations human rights official has welcomed the repeal of laws in Lebanon, Tunisia and Jordan that allow rapists to avoid criminal prosecution by marrying their victims. “To punish a rape victim by making her marry the perpetrator… Read More ›